Detroit Pistons Regular Season Rosters

2000-2001 Detroit Pistons Regular Season Roster

Jersey Player Pos HT WT YOS Pre-Draft Team Draft Status Nationality
17 Chucky Atkins G 5-11 185 2 South Florida 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
1 Dana Barros PG 5-11 165 11 Boston College 1989 Rnd 1 Pick 16 United States
  Torraye Braggs F 6-8 245 1 Xavier 1998 Rnd 2 Pick 28 United States
30 Jud Buechler SF 6-6 220 10 Arizona 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
35 Brian Cardinal PF 6-8 245 0 Purdue 2000 Rnd 2 Pick 15 United States
23 Cedric Ceballos SF 6-6 190 10 Cal State Fullerton 1990 Rnd 2 Pick 21 United States
24 Mateen Cleaves G 6-2 205 0 Michigan State 2000 Rnd 1 Pick 14 United States
23 Tyrone Corbin F 6-6 210 15 DePaul 1985 Rnd 2 Pick 11 United States
12 Michael Curry F-G 6-5 210 7 Georgia Southern 1990 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
9 Kornel David F 6-9 235 3 - 1993 NBA Draft, Undrafted Hungary
00 Eric Montross C 7-0 270 6 North Carolina 1994 Rnd 1 Pick 9 United States
31 Mikki Moore F-C 6-11 225 3 Nebraska 1997 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
5 Billy Owens SF 6-8 220 9 Syracuse 1991 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  Antonio Smith PF 6-8 255 1 Michigan State 1999 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
32 Joe Smith F 6-10 225 5 Maryland 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 1 United States
42 Jerry Stackhouse SF 6-6 218 5 North Carolina 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 3 United States
  David Vanterpool G 6-5 200 0 St. Bonaventure 1995 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
6 Ben Wallace FC 6-9 240 4 Virginia Union 1996 NBA Draft, Undrafted United States
44 John Wallace PF 6-8 225 4 Syracuse 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 18 United States
13 Jerome Williams PF 6-9 206 4 Georgetown 1996 Rnd 1 Pick 26 United States
34 Corliss Williamson F 6-7 245 5 Arkansas 1995 Rnd 1 Pick 13 United States

2000-2001 Detroit Depth Chart

  PG SG SF PF C
Starters C. Atkins M. Curry J. Stackhouse J. Smith B. Wallace
Rotation D. Barros   B. Owens M. Moore  
Rotation M. Cleaves   J. Wallace B. Cardinal  
Rotation     J. Buechler    
Lim PT     C. Williamson K. David  

2000-2001 Central Division Standings

RankTeamRecordGB
1Milwaukee Bucks52-30-
2Toronto Raptors47-355
3Charlotte Hornets46-366
4Indiana Pacers41-4111
5Detroit Pistons32-5020
6Cleveland Cavaliers30-5222
7Atlanta Hawks25-5727
8Chicago Bulls15-6737

2000-2001 Detroit Awards & Honors

Player Award / Honor
Jerry Stackhouse Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (2001)
Mateen Cleaves Rising Stars Challenge Participant (2001)

2000-2001 Detroit Season Stat Leaders

Player GP MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TOV
Jerry Stackhouse 80 40.2 29.8 3.9 5.1 1.2 0.7 4.1
Chucky Atkins 81 29.2 12.0 2.1 4.1 0.8 0.1 1.8
Joe Smith 69 28.1 12.3 7.1 1.1 0.7 0.7 1.3
Ben Wallace 80 34.5 6.4 13.2 1.5 1.3 2.3 1.5
Dana Barros 60 18.0 8.0 1.6 1.8 0.5 0.0 1.0
Mateen Cleaves 78 16.3 5.4 1.7 2.7 0.6 0.0 1.8
Corliss Williamson 27 29.6 15.2 6.2 1.0 1.3 0.3 1.7
Mikki Moore 81 14.2 4.4 3.9 0.4 0.3 0.8 0.9
Michael Curry 68 21.8 5.2 1.8 1.9 0.4 0.0 0.9
Jerome Williams 33 24.4 7.3 8.4 1.0 1.2 0.3 1.4
John Wallace 40 13.2 5.9 2.1 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.9
Billy Owens 45 17.6 4.4 4.6 1.2 0.7 0.3 0.9
Jud Buechler 57 12.9 3.4 1.6 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.4
Eric Montross 42 13.5 2.5 3.4 0.4 0.2 0.5 0.9
Cedric Ceballos 13 12.8 5.8 2.0 0.5 0.5 0.2 0.7
Brian Cardinal 15 8.4 2.1 1.5 0.2 0.5 0.1 0.6
Kornel David 10 6.9 2.0 1.9 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.4

2000-2001 Detroit Pistons Roster Composition

Selected via Draft

Brian Cardinal was selected as the #15 pick in the Second Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Brian Cardinal signed a contract with the Detroit Pistons on October 2, 2000.

Mateen Cleaves was selected as the #14 pick in the First Round of the 2000 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Mateen Cleaves signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on September 6, 2000.

Acquired via Trade

Chucky Atkins was acquired in a sign and trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Orlando Magic on August 3, 2000.

Dana Barros was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Dallas Mavericks on October 17, 2000.

Kornel David was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Toronto Raptors on February 22, 2001.

Billy Owens was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Milwaukee Bucks on August 22, 2000.

Jerry Stackhouse was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Philadelphia Sixers on December 18, 1997. Jerry Stackhouse re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on January 21, 1999.

Ben Wallace was acquired in a sign and trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Orlando Magic on August 3, 2000.

John Wallace was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Dallas Mavericks on August 29, 2000.

Corliss Williamson was acquired in a trade by the Detroit Pistons from the Toronto Raptors on February 22, 2001.

Acquired via Free Agency

Jud Buechler signed a multi-year contract with the Detroit Pistons on January 22, 1999. Jud Buechler re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 2, 1999. Jud Buechler re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 11, 2000.

Michael Curry signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 2, 1999.

Mikki Moore signed a contract with the Detroit Pistons on October 4, 1999. Mikki Moore re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on August 10, 2000.

Joe Smith signed a contract as a free agent with the Detroit Pistons on November 20, 2000.

2000-2001 Detroit Pistons Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
William Davidson Owner, Principal Owner 1974-1975 N/A
Joe Dumars President of Basketball Operations, General Manager 2000-2001 N/A
George Irvine Head Coach 1999-2000 Head Coach (Indiana Pacers, 1988 to 1989)
Mo McHone Assistant Coach 1999-2000 Assistant Coach (Cleveland Cavaliers, 1985 to 1986)
Dave Twardzik Assistant Coach 2000-2001 General Manager (Golden State Warriors, 1995 to 1997)
Michael Sanders Assistant Coach 2000-2001 N/A
Mike Abdenour Head Athletic Trainer 1975-1976 N/A
Arnie Kander Strength and Conditioning Coach 1992-1993 N/A
George David Video Coordinator 1996-1997 N/A
Walt Perrin Scout 1995-1996 Scout (Minnesota Timberwolves, 1993 to 1995)
Tony Ronzone Scout 2000-2001 Scout (Dallas Mavericks, 1998 to 2000)
Scott Perry College Scout 2000-2001 Head Coach (Eastern Kentucky, 1997 to 2000)
Brendan O'Connor Advance Scout 2000-2001 N/A
Brendan Suhr Director of Player Personnel 2000-2001 Assistant Coach (Orlando Magic, 1997 to 1999)